The Planar PXL2770MW 27" widescreen LED backlit LCD monitor features a wide viewing angle, DisplayPort and HDMI inputs, and external power supply. The Planar PXL2770MW fits seamlessly into home,...
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is the most commonly found display type on medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to it.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The PXL2770MW has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other LCD screens that have been around for more than two years.
1080p Video Mode
This PC display has a 1080p video mode, which is the most commonly found video mode on PC monitors of this spec and age.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This LCD screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most frequently found graphics resolution on PC displays of a comparable age and type to it.
The Planar Systems PXL2770MW is quite shallow (only 41.1 millimeters) compared to most of the other PC monitors that have been around for more than two years. PC screens that have been available for around the same time as the PXL2770MW have depths of between 12mm and 810mm.
6 Reasons Against
Not 3D Compatible
The PXL2770MW is not 3D compatible. Most of the other PC screens of a similar age and spec to the PXL2770MW are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most LCD screens of a comparable age and type to the PXL2770MW do not have a built-in camera. The PXL2770MW is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The PXL2770MW does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other PC monitors of a similar spec and age to the PXL2770MW also do not have an integrated card reader.
Only HD HD Type
This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on PC monitors of a similar age and type to it.
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Only 1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This LCD screen has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is the most commonly found typical contrast ratio on medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
The PXL2770MW has one of the dimmer display brightness (only 250 candellas per square meter) amongst medium monitors of this age. The display brightness of PC monitors that have been available for more than two years range from 30 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m².
3 Other reasons to consider the Planar Systems PXL2770MW
Running Costs Are Average
The PXL2770MW is typical compared to the other 795 LCD screens of a similar spec and age that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the PXL2770MW is £61.
Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when Planar Systems released the PXL2770MW.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC screens of this type and age.
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 8 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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